Bridging Medicine's Electronic Gap
Bridging Medicine’s Electronic Gap
December 08, 2011
"The concept of HIE is the electronic transmission of medical information, including diagnoses, laboratory and imaging results, and medications that historically were communicated in person or by courier, fax or phone. Most physicians and hospitals have invested in electronic medical record systems. However, as Michael Matthews, CEO of MedVirginia, explains the value of HIE as a tool emerges in providing a comprehensive picture of a patient’s health."